OxfordOnlinePharmacy.co.uk is a British online pharmacy which claims to have earned the trust of its customers over 90 years of business. They offer fast and free delivery with a low price guarantee. We check out the details to find out if this is really the trustworthy pharmacy they claim to be.
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|Name||Oxford Online Pharmacy|
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Domain Name Information
The domain record for this store’s address shows that it was registered in 2012. This length of registration suggests that this store is more likely to be a legit business, unreliable stores tend not to last as long as this one has.
Business Contact Details
This site provides a contact address and business name on their site. The online pharmacy is operated by Frosts Pharmacy Group which also operates 3 real-world pharmacy stores in the Oxford area.
When we check this address we can see that it appears to be a genuine address on a small industrial estate. We can’t, however, be completely certain that they are based here.
When checking the addresses given for their retail stores we can see that they are genuinely based at the locations they say.
This business is based in the UK so they are required to follow the rules for EU medicine sales as well as UK law. The European rules mean that they have to display the common EU distance selling logo on every page which has medicine for human consumption for sale.
They are correctly displaying this logo on their site. They are also required to be registered with the UK Government agency which oversees this regulation. The MHRA is the agency responsible and we can check their database for an entry for this business. We can see that they are correctly registered with the agency.
This business also has additional regulation from the Care Quality Commission. The CQC visits businesses which provide medical services to make sure they are working in an effective and safe manner. Their most recent inspection was in 2017 and the finding was good.
Pharmacies in the UK are required to be regulated by the General Pharmaceutical Council, and we can check on their database for an entry for this business. We can see that Oxford Online Pharmacy is correctly registered with the GPC.
This online pharmacy provides access to a number of different treatments which can be prescribed through their site. Treatments include:
The treatments available on the pharmacy site require a prescription, this is dealt with through an online consultation with a doctor service provided by Dr Morton’s.
This involves filling out an online questionnaire so that a doctor can assess your case and issue a prescription if appropriate. You will be refunded if you are assessed to not suitable for the medication you are looking to purchase.
Payment and Shipping
The store is secure with a valid SSL certificate and you can pay using:
- American Express
Shipping is free on orders over the value of £40 and they only ship to UK addresses. They charge £2.95 for standard delivery if your order doesn’t reach the £40 threshold. Orders which are placed before 1 PM will normally be dispatched the same day.
There are a few other shipping options which can be chosen. They offer special delivery at a cost of £5.95 which means you will receive your package the next day before 1 PM. They also provide a Saturday delivery service for £10.95. All delivery is carried out by Royal Mail.
Finding a lot of great customer testimonials about a pharmacy you are looking to shop with is normally a good thing, it is even better when this feedback is found on an independent review site. This pharmacy is collecting OxfordOnlinePharmacy.co.uk reviews on their Trustpilot page and overall the feedback is very good.
These customer comments appear to be from genuine people and the site attracts very few 1-star reviews, which is a really good sign.
This online pharmacy seems to be a very safe choice to provide you with your meds. They have all the correct regulation and provide a doctor consultation to make sure you are not put at risk when taking medication.
The big downside of this business is the fact that they will only ship to UK addresses. It is for this reason, that we award 4 stars to this pharmacy.
POSSIBLE ALTERNATIVESThere are also quite many online pharmacies on the net that have proved themselves to be excellent ones. We keep an eye on them as well. They get into our reviews from time to time, and you can see them on the pages of our site.
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